Lifestyle & Fashion

Extra two minutes walking can add years to your life

New York: Adding just two minutes of walking each hour to your routine can offset the health hazards of sitting for long periods of time, says a study led by....

What causes Jealousy in a Relationship?

‘Jealousy’ works in many lustrous and wondrous ways. Some psychologists have identified it as the extreme form of emotion which arises in a human being due to low self esteem....

Eight home-made remedies to reduce your belly

You may exercise a lot after you gained a sufficient amount of fat deposits on your belly. Surely working out helps but what would help you accelerate the speed of....

New malaria drug found effective in human trial

First malaria vaccine likely by October: Scientists

London: The first malaria vaccine candidate to reach phase-3 of clinical testing was found to partially protect children against the disease up to four years after vaccination and may be....

New discovery to make cancer less painful

Toronto: Scientists have discovered the trigger behind the most severe forms of cancer pain that can potentially lead to better pain management in cancer patients. The study identified the culprit....

Is technology spoiling your balance between professional & personal life?

Is it necessary to respond to an official mail while spending time with family or during your leisure time?  Speaking about the technology, especially the Smartphone as is our ‘Frenemy’,....

If you feel Social Media is a waste time, Hang On! Here are some important learning for you via Social Media

Many people spend much time on ‘Social Media’ applications like Facebook and Twitter. At least I am… Aren’t you? Earlier, many people thought, spending so much time on social media....

For Lucknow, it’s desi coolers to beat the heat

As the mercury inches to newer highs this season, like elsewhere, this city of nawabs is parched and scurrying for cover from the extreme heat. And to quench their thirst....

Coffee shields you against breast cancer recurrence

London: Drinking just two cups of coffee a day can help inhibit the growth of tumours and reduce the risk of recurrence in women who have been diagnosed with breast....

Dietary supplements may cause cancer

New York: Over-the-counter dietary supplements you thought were good for you may actually increase cancer risk if taken in excess of the recommended daily amount, says a new research. "We....

HIV-infected men more sensitive to alcohol

New York: Men infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes AIDS need fewer drinks to feel the effects of alcohol than uninfected men, says a new study. "All....

10 Fruits to control Diabetes

Fruits are definitely a ‘must’ in everybody’s diet. While a large variety of fruits do wonders and keep an individual fit and healthy, there are some really good set of....

A hug in a day keeps your doctor away

Do you know that only one hug in a day can keep you away from severe illness?  In this busy life that is full of stress, everyone needs to boost....

“E-cigarettes no help in kicking the butt”

New York, April 19: Are e-cigarettes a helpful tool in the efforts to kick the butt? Not at all, says a new study. The study found that smokers, who used....

Ways to do a facial clean up at home

You should never skip to clean-up your face in your mundane life. For glowing face, your skin requires proper care; therefore, how you take care of your skin is an....

Know why most professional golfers live a lonely life

London: Are professional golfers, beneath the fine screen of glamour, lonely beings? Yes, says a new study. In the midst of intense rivalries and on a meagre income, many professional....

Being fashionable may cause back pain

Wearing tight clothes or figure-hugging shape wear may lead to nerve compression in your back and also restrict your hip bone movement, putting pressure on your spine and leading to....

Is it safe for women to shave face?

Shaving is the latest trend in skin care. According to the beauty expert, 33% women regularly shave their face in secret for the young looking, smooth skin and less facial....

Did you share end-of-life wish with your spouse?

If you have not yet discussed how you should be treated and cared for during the final hours of your life, you could be one among the few, not many,....

Five easy tips to lose weight

Health and weight are closely connected to each other. A successful weight loss management adopts a healthy lifestyle, according to the experts. There are many ways to lose weight in....

Text messages can help you quit smoking

WASHINGTON: An interesting study conducted on smokers has successfully found out that persuasive and motivational messages can help you really act strong, take an action and quit smoking if you....

Smoking triggers alcohol craving in people

New York: Smokers will not believe this but nicotine exposure actually promotes alcohol dependence, says a research. In lab experiments, the researchers also found that the combination of nicotine and....

Half of Pregnant Women in India Anaemic: Study

KOLKATA: Half of the pregnant women and 74 percent of children under five in India are anaemic, a malnutrition mapping project stated on Wednesday. The 'Malnutrition Mapping Project' is an....

Divorce could increase heart attack risk: study

Washington: Women who go through multiple divorces are nearly twice as likely to have a heart attack than their counterparts who stay married, a new study has claimed. Divorced women....

Do you also hate your colleague the way I do?

We might greet our colleagues with the brightest smiles and laugh on their jokes which make us feel like punching them through the nose.  Let’s accept it, there is only....

In Pursuit of ‘Tagged’ Happiness: Are couples as happy as they appear on Social Networking?

It may seem that Aphrodite has cast her spell already for every morning in your life begins with going through your friends’ wall posts and pictures on Facebook and Instagram....

Good shopping deals like having great sex

New York: Good shopping deals at your favourite store not only relieve you of stress or mood swings but can also arouse the euphoric joy of an orgasm! According to....

Muscle-building supplements may up testicular cancer risk

WASHINGTON: Men who take muscle-building supplements are at a higher risk of developing testicular cancer, a new study has warned. Researchers found that men who use muscle-building supplements, such as....

‘You Stink! Well, mostly.’ – How to tell someone that they stink?

While many of us have grown up watching the 2003 Disney sitcom ‘That’s So Raven’, one may have often wondered what made Raven have a real icky time when she....

Women find men with deep voices more attractive

Women are more attracted to men with masculine, low-pitched voices, even though they are more likely to cheat, a new study has found. Women perceive men with low-pitched voices as....